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Hearing loss linked to neurocognitive deficits in childhood cancer survivors

Scientists at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital are studying how hearing loss can affect the neurocognitive abilities of childhood cancer survivors. Findings show that survivors with severe hearing loss are at a significant increased risk for...
28-Jul-2020 4:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Heather Brandt, Ph.D., to lead cancer prevention community outreach projects for St. Jude

Behavioral scientist will lead St. Jude community outreach and research programs focused on the prevention of HPV-associated cancers through vaccination
23-Jul-2020 11:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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St. Jude researchers create an analytic tool that opens a new frontier of cancer discovery

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital scientists have developed software to identify cancer-causing mutations lurking in vast regions of the human genome
2-Jul-2020 10:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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St. Jude Cloud portal expands access to treasure trove of pediatric solid tumor data

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital develops the Childhood Solid Tumor Network data portal to speed discoveries and novel therapies for treatment of childhood solid tumors
26-Jun-2020 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Inherited mutation found among Brazilians increases cancer risk

Genomic research helps explain why some people with a common TP53 mutation widespread in Brazil get cancer while others do not.
24-Jun-2020 11:40 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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St. Jude creates resource for pediatric brain tumor research

Researchers worldwide can access orthotopic patient-derived xenograft models to speed discovery and test novel therapies for childhood brain tumors.
23-Jun-2020 11:10 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital president, CEO recognized for contributions to cancer research

The American Association for Cancer Research honored St. Jude President and CEO James R. Downing, M.D., with its inaugural AACR-St. Baldrick’s Foundation Award for Outstanding Achievement in Pediatric Cancer Research.
22-Jun-2020 5:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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St. Jude pediatric oncologist Dylan Graetz receives Young Investigator Award from ASCO

Dylan Graetz, M.D., M.P.H., a pediatric hematology-oncology fellow at St. Jude, has received a Young Investigator Award from the American Society of Clinical Oncology.
22-Jun-2020 5:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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